Bug#416824: klaptopdaemon: lock & hibernate allowing unauthorised access
On Thu, Apr 05, 2007 at 02:41:32AM +0200, Raúl Sánchez Siles wrote:
> forwarded 416824 https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=143859
> El Martes, 3 de Abril de 2007 00:01, Sune Vuorela escribió:
> > > > Hi, I'm using Etch RC2 and I use klaptopdaemon to lock and hibernate my
> > > > laptop when I noticed an interesting little bug. I access lock and
> > > > hibernate by right-clicking on the system tray icon and clicking on the
> > > > option there.
> > I have absolutely only very little clue about this, but I took a look at
> > the klaptopdaemon sources - and it seems it invokes the lock command and
> > after that it invokes hibernate.
> > It might be that the lock command returns immediately while the locking can
> > be delayed for some reasons.
> After some conversation on #kde they pointed me the reason is indeed that,
> but instead of carrying out the test Sune proposed it suggested me a "smarter
> kde way" (TM) which consists of substituing the asynchronous "send" dcop API
> call by a "call" which is synchronous.
> I also opened a bug on kde and there is a proposed patch
Let's see what upstream says about the patch. Thanks a lot for you work on